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Grandparents Day 2023

    • Friday, March 17, 2023
    • 8 a.m.–3 p.m. Pacific
  • Fluor Fountain
  • Hosted By: Family Engagement
  • Open to: Parents, Students

Cost and Admission

This is a paid event.


  • Join us from 8:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m. at the Fluor Fountain.
    • Information Booth

    • Photo booth

    • Card writing station

    • Lawn Games

  • Scheduled Activities
    • 8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Check-in and Continental Breakfast (no program, open house style), included with with registration

    • 9:30–10:20 a.m. Chapel
      • Start your morning off as we worship and open God’s word together.

    • 10:30-12 Optional Class Visits
      • Open class options include:

        History of Western Art II: Baroque through Modernism

        BTI: Life & Letters of Paul

        The Rhetorical Act

        History of Cinema

        Virtue, Citizenship, and Politics

        Studies in Major Authors: Shakespearean Literature & Film

        Psychology of Marriage

  • 10:30 Trivia Time
    • Test your trivia knowledge against your grandchild’s in this fun generation vs. generation battle of the minds!

  • 12 p.m–1:00 p.m. Lunch with President Corey - included in registration
    • All guests will enjoy an all you can eat buffet, a performance from our Conservatory of Music and a special address from President Corey

  • 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m. Campus Tours 
    • Get acquainted with our campus on either a walking or cart driven tour led by our Student Ambassadors.
      *sign ups will be at check-in, cart space sign ups will be available on first come, first served basis

Please note, Grandparents Day is a special day for students and their grandparents or grand-relatives. Additional guests will be admitted if you require mobility assistance. Currently, we are unable to provide wheelchairs for guests, please plan to bring your own wheelchair or motor scooter if you require mobility assistance. We will offer golf cart shuttles to event locations around campus for the duration of the day.

Arriving On Campus

Please make sure you check-in at the gate house when you arrive on campus. You will be directed to park in the Lot S parking structure. Attire for the day is casual. We suggest you come prepared with a jacket as mornings can be chilly, and good walking shoes to ensure comfortability as you make your way around campus.

Traveling From a Distance?

Local Airports

Long Beach Airport (LBG) - 15 miles

John Wayne Airport, Orange County (SNA) - 24 miles

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) - 27 miles

Burbank Airport (BUR) - 32 miles

Ontario Airport (ONT) - 33 miles



Questions?

Contact Veronica Sansonetti at:
562 906 4535
parents@biola.edu



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